Tuesday, 12 May10:30 am – 5:00 pm
10:30 Welcome and Introduction
  Mr. Masaaki Okawara, Okawara Kakohki Co. LTD., Japan
10:40 Plenary Lecture “Particle design engineering for pharmaceutical preparations
  Prof. Yoshiaki Kawashima, Aichi Gakuin University, Japan
11:20 Plenary Lecture “Particle design for functional devices”
  Prof. Wolfgang Peukert, Friedrich-Alexander-University, Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
12:00 Lunch
Session 1, Interface design and control for pharmaceuticals
13:30 Keynote lecture 1-1 “Surface design of particles for pharmaceutical dosage forms”
  Prof. Hirofumi Takeuchi, Gifu Pharmaceutical University, Japan
14:00 Keynote lecture 1-2 “Colloidal nano-sized carrier system for dermal drug delivery”
  Prof. Reinhard Neubert, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
14:30 Poster session with short oral presentation 1: Pharmaceuticals
  Introduction of products and technology from industry and academia
(Coffee break)
15:20 Invited lectures
  Invited lecture (1) “Nanostructure of different drug delivery systems
  Prof. Dr. Mont Kumpugdee Vollrath, University of Applied Sciences, Germany
  Invited lecture (2) “Development of a novel high speed kneading granulator and its high performance in producing of multi-functional granules
  Prof. Satoru Watano, Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
  Invited lecture (3) “Taste assessment of pharmaceuticals using electronic tongues”
  Prof. Dr. Jorg Breitkreutz, Heinrich-Heine-Universitat Dusseldorf, Germany
  Invited lecture (4) “Coating Technology for Particulate Controlled-Release Systems of Pharmaceuticals”
  Prof. Hideki Ichikawa, Kobe-Gakuin University, Japan
Wednesday, 13 May 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Session 2, Interface design and control for crystallization and nanotechnology
10:30 Keynote lecture 2-1, “No product design without process design (control)”
  Prof. Joachim Ulrich, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
11:00 Keynote lecture 2-2, “Crystal Design for the Optimal Performance of Solid Pharmaceuticals”
  Prof. Katsuhide Terada, Toho University, Japan
11:30 Podium discussion
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Keynote lecture 2-3“Nanobud - Novel Carbon Nanomaterial: Coating Nanotubes with Fullerenes”
  Prof. Esko I. Kauppinen, Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
14:00 Keynote lecture 2-4“Aggregation and dispersion control of nanoparticles, applications for various fields”
  Prof. Hidehiro Kamiya, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
14:30 Invited lectures
  Invited lecture (1) “Binary Colloidal Crystals and Hierarchical Macroporous Materials”
  Prof. Qin Li, Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Germany
  Invited lecture (2) "Production of Asymmetric Particles in a Crystallization Process using Liquid-Liquid Interfaces"
  Prof. Yoshiyuki Shirakawa, Doshisha University
  (Coffee break)
  Invited lecture (3) “Flash-crystallization - a new process for designing crystalline powders”
  Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Kind, Universitaet Karlsruhe(TH) Institut fuer Thermische Verfahrenstechnik, Germany
  Invited lecture (4) “API Polymorph screening and separation by crystallization process
  Prof. Kwang-Joo Kim, Hanbat National University, South Korea
  Invited lecture (5) "Operation Design Strategy for Polymorphism Control
in Anti-solvent Crystallization
  Prof. Hiroshi Takiyama, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
16:20 Poster session with short oral presentation 2: crystallization and nanotechnology
  Introduction of products and technology from industry and academia
17:00 Closing

The schedule is subject to change without notice.